Nanticoke Health Services is offering a chance for one local youth to have a meet-and-greet with Washington Redskins Running Back Chris Thompson at this year’s Heart of Good Health: A Community Health Event & Partner Expo, set for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 17 at Laurel High School, 1133 S. Central Ave.

Nominees for the Nanticoke Grants a Wish meet-and-greet must be a Delmarva resident between ages 5-16. The deadline for nominations is March 2. To submit a nomination, visit and fill out the form under the “Nanticoke Grants a Wish” section.

Healthy living demonstrations and activities will be featured throughout the day. Health professionals will be on hand, and health screenings will be available.

Vendors will include health care providers, other nonprofit organizations and private businesses that provide services for the community.

For more, visit or call 629-6611, ext. 8948.